Thursday, October 01, 2015

He hears me!

I was thinking about my Christian coworkers at Martha Brown MS. I miss seeing and interacting with them. I got into the car and started the commute to my new school. And then I said to God, "Could you show me a Christian at my school, Lord?" I knew that there had to be some. That was the prayer I lifted up either yesterday or the day before. I don't remember which.

Today a woman came into my library. She asked me if I had any Christian books in the collection. I said, "Do you mean fiction books, or information about Christianity?" It didn't turn out to be either. She was looking for a specific title. She couldn't remember it though. I said we could look on Amazon to see if we could figure it out if we knew part of the title. Then we tried Christian Book Distributers.

I told her I was a Christian too...because I assumed that she was. Then she told me that there are a few others and they gather on Friday mornings before school in a teacher's room. I told her about the prayer I had lifted up a few days earlier. I said, "You're the answer to my prayer!" She told me that she didn't really know why she had asked me if we had any Christian books because she knew we really didn't. I said, "You asked me that so that I could find out you are a Christian!"

Tomorrow I will try to make it to the fellowship group.


Rachel said...

Love it! :)

Martha said...

You didn't run into Rhonda, did you?

Priscilla said...

No. Does she work there? There was a Deb, Dave, Lynne, Cindy, and...I forget the other girl's name. But it wasn't Rhonda.

Martha said...

Well, Rhonda will be looking for you next. I told her you are my sister.

Priscilla said...

Okay. I'll look for her!

Martha said...

I'm glad to know you found each other.

Ruthie said...

What a blessing to have such a quick answer to prayer!